Get the Erowid "Words" T-shirt
Contribute $50 and show support for accurate drug information!
I Will Never Try This Again
Nutmeg
by DangerMouse
Citation:   DangerMouse. "I Will Never Try This Again: An Experience with Nutmeg (exp521)". Erowid.org. Jul 31, 2000. erowid.org/exp/521

 
DOSE:
2 tsp oral Nutmeg (powder / crystals)

BODY WEIGHT: 135 lb


I tried Nutmeg about two years ago, shortly after obtaining my copy of the Psychedelics Encyclopedia. It was a weekend, so there was no worry about being messed up for work the next day. I sat down and swallowed two large spoonfuls of ground nutmeg. I have since read other articles here, and people suggest mixing it with something like chocolate or milk.....take their advice. trying nutmeg straight is like swallowing a mouthful of bleach soaked saltine crackers....you can't produce any saliva, and it tastes like chemicals.

I felt no effects for quite some time. I remember thinking that this was a bogus drug. and then it hit. I had a pretty harsh case of tinnitus (ringing of the ears), my vision was a little out of focus, and my concentration was for shit. not pleasant in any way. My only hope was the ride would be over soon. It wasn't.

I finally got to sleep about 10 hours later (about 8 hours after laying down to TRY to sleep it off). for the next two days I felt nausea and headaches wrack my body. eventually, by late in the second day of hangover, I was feeling well enough to eat and I finally slept deeply enough to feel rested.

nutmeg is not something I will try again in the future, unless I WANT to feel the worst hangover in my life repeated again and again.

Exp Year: 2000ExpID: 521
Gender: Not Specified 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: Jul 31, 2000Views: 19,892
[ View as PDF (for printing) ] [ View as LaTeX (for geeks) ] [ Switch Colors ]
Nutmeg (41) : Health Problems (27), Post Trip Problems (8), Unknown Context (20)

COPYRIGHTS: All reports are copyright Erowid and you agree not to download or analyze the report data without contacting Erowid Center and receiving permission first.
Experience Reports are the writings and opinions of the individual authors who submit them.
Some of the activities described are dangerous and/or illegal and none are recommended by Erowid Center.


Experience Vaults Index Full List of Substances Search Submit Report User Settings About Main Psychoactive Vaults